Friday, September 1, 2023 / by Alicia Vidal
Imagine waking up to the soothing sound of waves crashing against the shore, knowing that your property isn’t just a picturesque oasis – it’s a smart investment. Welcome to the world of rental property ownership along the stunning Alabama and Northwestern Florida coast, where every sunrise brings not only breathtaking views but also the promise of financial growth.
Owning a rental home isn’t just about having a slice of paradise to call your own; it’s about unlocking a multitude of benefits that can lead to long-term wealth and security. As your trusted real estate partner, we’re here to shed light on the incredible advantages that come with being a rental property owner. From passive income streams that flow in even as you sleep to the art of tenant screening that ensures your property is well-cared for, we’re excited to guide you through the journey of turning properties into powerful investment assets.
So, whether you’re a seasoned im ...
Tuesday, May 16, 2023 / by Alicia Vidal
If you’re looking for a peaceful addition to your outdoor space, a koi pond might be the perfect choice for you. Not only are they beautiful and serene, but they can also add value to your property and provide a habitat for fish and other aquatic creatures. In this article, we’ll explore some of the benefits of a koi pond and provide you with some tips on how to install one in your own backyard.
Benefits of a Koi Pond
Aesthetically Pleasing – A koi pond is an attractive addition to any backyard, with its tranquil water, lush foliage, and beautiful fish. It can serve as a focal point of your landscaping, adding a sense of calm and serenity to your outdoor space.
Improved Air Quality – Water features such as koi ponds can improve the air quality in your yard by releasing oxygen and absorbing carbon dioxide. This can create a healthier environment for you and your family to enjoy.
Natural Mosquito Control – Koi fish are known to eat mosquito larvam ...
Monday, August 3, 2020 / by Alicia Vidal
Southern is thrilled to welcome Anabella Owens to our Real Estate sales team! A native of Honduras, Anabella studied Sales and Marketing before jumping into work in a highly competitive sales market. In 2003, she relocated to the United States and gained success not only in retail management, but also in residential and business sales. Anabella has lived in Pensacola since 2013, and enjoys cooking, interior design, and showing the best of what Pensacola has to offer. She is an incredibly involved member in our community with past experience serving as a board member for the Pensacola Chamber of Commerce. Over 20 years of international sales experience, high standards of ethics and honesty, and a passion for outstanding customer service are just some of what she brings to the table as a Real Estate agent.
Her personal experience of moving to and loving this area, years of sales experience, and bilingual skills give her a definite advantage when dealing with her client’s needs. No ...
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 / by LeaAnn+Kevin Wade
The Southern "Why" - why do we do what we do and it starts with our Broker, Susan Carleton.
What purpose do you fulfill by doing what you do? What is the reason for which you do things?
To make the MOST out of everything you do, you need to know exactly why you do the things you get engaged with.
Real Estate sales transactions are intricate, have difficulties, challenges, include many vendors and a host of people working on ONE transaction and if you are an active sales agent or Broker, you are juggling multiple tasks in unison at once.
This is exactly the reason you need a WHY? There are lots of real estate agents in the field and people often ask if you really need a real estate agent or Realtor to assist? The answer is absolutely YES!
You wouldn't allow just anyone but the BEST when you need medical attention or needs - the same is true when working with a professional with experience in real estate and knowing their "why". There is a statement that is used in life,4 ...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 / by LeaAnn+Kevin Wade
Whether you are selling a property or buying/investing in the area, your 2 most valuable assets are FAMILY and HOME and we serve them both.
The Southern Team helps buyers and sellers every day and we are always available to assist you, but first before we hit the road looking and planning, we need to plan some time to enjoy the plethora of local events along the Gulf Coast.
NW Florida and Coastal Alabama is Chuck full of event line-ups! The area brings people together to enjoy being together. We welcome you and know it’s time to plan some fun with live music, festivals, sports – celebrations that all folks enjoy make this area even more special from Destin, Pensacola Beach, to Perdido Key and Gulf Shores and Orange Beach. These areas have beach front properties that are affordable and exclusive to the Million Dollar Penthouses, Executive Homes, Pool Homes, Condos, Town Homes or Single Family Homes to raise the family, Farm Life, Beach Life, quaint downtown Life; we call ...